Cloud Enablement and Computing
The word "cloud" is tossed around more than vacation time, but what is the cloud? What advantages does the cloud provide organizations? What risks are involved? And finally, is this something you have no control over?
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What Is Cloud Computing?
Cloud computing provides scalable information technology (IT) capabilities and services that an organization can access over a network. Cloud computing is "scalable" because as your needs grow the computing power that you buy quickly and economically grows with you. Typically (but not always) you access that computer power, configure your cloud services, and specify your needs over the Internet.
How Agencies Use The Cloud
The first step for any agency to begin realizing the numerous benefits cloud computing offers is to understand how its use can improve performance and advance an agency's mission..